The Hire Awards for Excellence have taken place in London to honour the best companies in their field in the UK and Ireland
The full list of winners was as follows:
SafeHire Company of the Year (up to five outlets): Alide Hire Services of Bristol
SafeHire Company of the Year (over five outlets): Travis Perkins
Catalogue of the Year: Hire Station
Product of the Year: Smartzone by AFI-Uplift
Winner of Equipment Supplier of the Year: Niftylift
Winner of Service Provider of the Year: Sollertia
EHA Company of the Year (up to £1 million turnover):Adams Catering & Furniture Hire
EHA Company of the Year (over £1 million turnover): Furniture Hire UK
HAE Company of the Year (up to £10 million turnover): PSM Plant & Tool Hire Centres
HAE Company of the Year (over £10 million turnover): A-Plant
Apprentice of the Year: Maddie Wallace, AFI-Uplift
Workshop Manager of the Year: Guy Barnett, AFI-Uplift
Depot Manager of the Year: Will Titchmarsh, Hire Station
Hire Achiever of the Year: Maddie Wallace, AFI-Uplift.
The awards were organised by the Hire Association Europe and the Event Hire Association, with impressionist and actor Debra Stephenson as special guest.
For details of the companies on the shortlist for the European Rental Awards, which take place in Rome on 3 June, please see the April-May issue of International Rental News.